Call 08 8402 0200

Booking your appointment

Please call our friendly staff on 8402 0200. These procedures are only performed at certain sites. Please discuss available options with our booking staff.

What to bring

  • Radiology referral
  • Medicare card
  • Healthcare/Concession card (if applicable)
  • Previous relevant imaging
  • Other relevant documents

Preparation for your study

Our staff will explain any relevant preparation with you over the phone at the time of the booking. The following preparation instructions serve as a reminder.

Barium Meal/Swallow

Do not eat or drink for six hours prior to your examination.

Barium Enema

You will be required to start an enema kit 12 noon the day before, which can be collected from your doctor's rooms or our department.

Time required

Most barium studies require 30 minutes.

Please arrive at the time specified when you make your appointment.